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PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION

Ferdinand Hodler
SITZENDE FRAU, EINEN APFEL SCHÄLEND
Estimate
100,000150,000
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24

PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION

Ferdinand Hodler
SITZENDE FRAU, EINEN APFEL SCHÄLEND
Estimate
100,000150,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Swiss Art/Swiss Made

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Ferdinand Hodler
1853 - 1918
SITZENDE FRAU, EINEN APFEL SCHÄLEND
Signed with the artist's initials lower right
Oil on canvas
19 x 24 cm
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Provenance

Alfred Dimier, Geneva (1921)
Estate Alfred Dimier (1952)
Private collection, Switzerland (by descent to the present owner)

Exhibited

Berne, Kunstmuseum, exhibition catalogue, Hodler Gedächtnisausstellung, 1921, no. 172
Geneva, Galerie Moos, exhibition catalogue Exposition commémorative à l'occasion du XXe anniversaire de sa mort, 1938, no. 32
Geneva, Musée Rath, exhibition catalogue Barthélemy Menn et ses élèves, 1943, no. 180
Geneva, Musée de l'Athénée, exhibition catalogue Exposition F. Hodler, 1853-1918, 1950, no. 22
Geneva, Musée Rath, exhibition catalogue, Collection Alfred Dimier, 1953, no. 50, p. 20

ILLUSTRATED NOTE

Executed circa 1885.

Literature

C(arl) A(lbert) Loosli, Generalkatalog, Ferdinand Hodler, Leben, Werk und Nachlass, Berne, 1921-24, no. 2929.
Hans Mühlestein / Georg Schmidt, Ferdinand Hodler 1853-1918, Sein Leben und sein Werk, Erlenbach-Zurich, 1942 p. 204
Jura Brüschweiler, Ferdinand Hodler (Bern 1853-Genf 1918), Chronologische Übersicht : Biographie, Werk, Rezensionen, 1983, p. 73
Matthias Wohlgemuth / Franz Zelger, Zurich, Stiftung Oskar Reinhart Winterthur. Band 3. Schweizer Maler und Bildhauer seit Ferdinand Hodler, p.168
Oskar Bätschmann / Paul Müller, Ferdinand Hodler, Catalogue raisonné der Gemälde. Die Figurenbilder, vol. 3, sub. vol. 1, p. 165-166, no. 1151, ill.

Catalogue Note

Augustine Dupin is depicted in an intimate interior, peeling apples. This early small-scale work is part of a group of genre paintings executed at this period and offers a delightful glimpse into daily life in Geneva at the time.

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